The table below looks at the statistics for Windows skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows
Rank 1 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Windows 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 37.50% 27.78% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 90.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £46,250 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Windows
Herefordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hereford region.

Operating Systems Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 41.67% 27.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £46,250 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hereford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

Windows
Salary Trend in Hereford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows across the Hereford region.

Windows Salary Trend in Hereford

Windows
Salary Histogram in Hereford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows across the Hereford region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Windows Salary Histogram in Hereford

Windows
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows.

1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Office 365
6 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 5 (33.33%) Dell
6 5 (33.33%) VoIP
6 5 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) IIS
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) EqualLogic
7 4 (26.67%) SCCM
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) MPLS
7 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
8 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (20.00%) Time Management

Windows
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing Windows also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) VoIP
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) DHCP
3 4 (26.67%) MPLS
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) ADSL
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) EqualLogic
2 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (20.00%) FMCG
3 2 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (13.33%) Content Management
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) BCP
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) BT
5 1 (6.67%) AppSense
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix